Technical Standards Notices

Technical Standards Notices

NEW STANDARDS PROJECTS

Development work has begun on the following new or revised standards. Directly and materially affected individuals are invited to contribute to the development of such standards. Those wanting to participate may contact the Program Manager listed with the document.

Participation on AWS Technical Committees and Subcommittees is open to all persons.

B2.1-1-027, Standard Welding Procedure Specification (SWPS) for Self-Shielded Flux Cored Arc Welding of Carbon Steel (M-1 or P-1, Groups 1 and 2), 1/8 inch [3 mm] through 1/2 inch [13 mm] Thick, E71T-11, in the As-Welded Condition, Primarily Plate and Structural Applications
This standard contains the essential welding variables for carbon steel in the thickness range of 1/8 inch [3 mm] through 1/2 inch [13 mm], using self-shielded flux cored arc welding. It cites the base metals and operating conditions necessary to make the weldment, the filler metal specifications, and the allowable joint designs for groove and fillet welds. This SWPS was developed primarily for plate and structural applications.
Stakeholders: Manufacturers, Welders, Engineers, CWIs, Accredited Training Facilities
Revised Standard
Staff Contact: J. M. Rosario, ext. 308

 

STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC REVIEW

AWS was approved as an accredited standards-preparing organization by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in 1979. AWS rules, as approved by ANSI, require that all standards be open to public review for comment during the approval process. This column also advises of ANSI approval of documents. The standards listed below are under public review. A draft copy may be obtained through the AWS staff contact for the respective standard. Send correspondence to AWS, Standards Development, 8669 NW 36 Street, #130, Miami, FL 33166-6672; telephone 305.443.9353.

A5.25/A5.25M, Specification for Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes and Fluxes for Electroslag Welding
New Standard - $37.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 2/27/2023]
Staff Contact: K. Bulger, ext. 307

C3.11M/C3.11, Specification for Torch Soldering
New Standard - $38.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 2/27/2023]
Staff Contact: K. Bulger, ext. 307

C4.9/C4.9M, Recommended Practices for Oxyacetylene Cutting of Steel
New Standard - $25.00 [ANSI Public Review expires 2/20/2023]
Staff Contact: J. M. Rosario, ext. 308

 

ISO DRAFT STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC REVIEW

Copies of the following Draft International Standards are available for review and comment through your national standards body, which in the United States is ANSI, 25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor, New York, NY, 10036; telephone 212.642.4900. Any comments regarding ISO documents should be sent to your national standards body.

In the United States, if you wish to participate in the development of International Standards for welding, contact Andrew Davis at AWS, 8669 NW 36 Street, #130, Miami, FL, 33166-6672; telephone 305.443.9353 ext. 466, e-mail: adavis@aws.org. Otherwise contact your national standards body.

None at this time.

 

NEW STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

REVISED STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

REAFFIRMED STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

WITHDRAWN STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

AMENDMENT STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

 

ADDENDA STANDARDS APPROVED BY ANSI

None at this time.

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